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UFC's Conor McGregor announces retirement
CNN
April 04, 2019 - 8:56 am
By Nick Friend, for CNN (CNN) -- That didn't take long. A week after Conor McGregor took to Twitter to announce his retirement from mixed martial arts (MMA), the Irish star tweeted he might not be finished with the sport after all. I want to move forward, with my fans of all faiths and all...
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In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, Conor McGregor walks out of the arena after he was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov in a lightweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 229 in Las Vegas.
John Locher/AP Photo, File
March 26, 2019 - 2:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Superstar UFC fighter Conor McGregor has announced on social media that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. McGregor's verified Twitter account had a post early Tuesday that said the former featherweight and lightweight UFC champion was making a "quick announcement." The tweet...
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This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor.
Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP
March 11, 2019 - 8:30 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo, authorities said. According to a Miami Beach police report, the 30-year-old McGregor was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with...
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(AP Photo/John Locher)
October 06, 2018 - 8:09 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor is returning to mixed martial arts after a 23-month absence when he takes on lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. McGregor will attempt to regain one of his two UFC titles in the main event at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday night. McGregor (21-3) is a...
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Mayweather / Pacquiao
Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
September 15, 2018 - 11:50 am
By Hilary Clarke (CNN) -- The boxer Floyd Mayweather said Saturday a rematch of his famed 2015 fight with Manny Pacquiao will take place this year. Mayweather posted a message on Instagram on Saturday saying, "I'm coming back to fight Manny Pacquiao this year. Another 9 figure pay day on the way."...
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Conor McGregor
Charles Eckert/Newsday via AP, Pool
July 26, 2018 - 2:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — This time, Conor McGregor didn't put up a fight. The mixed martial arts star pleaded guilty on Thursday to disorderly conduct and will perform five days of community service to resolve charges stemming from a backstage melee at a New York City arena in which he was caught on camera...
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Ultimate fighting star Conor McGregor, left, is led by an official to an unmarked vehicle while leaving the 78th Precinct of the New York Police Department, Friday, April 6, 2018.
(AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
April 06, 2018 - 9:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — UFC star Conor McGregor is facing criminal charges after a backstage melee injured two fighters and forced the removal of three bouts on Saturday night from UFC's biggest card this year. Video footage appears to show the promotion's most bankable star throwing a hand truck at a bus...
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